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Location Matamata-Piako, Waikato
Listed Tue 13 Mar, 5:51 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
We are looking for well-rounded, positive people to join our Dairy Goat crew.

2x Farmhand Assistant positions available to work alongside our 2ICs.
Plus rearing/relief milking opportunity available for your partner.

Farm 1 Position:

Farm 1: Single mans living quarters fully self contained with carport. 19kms out of Morrinsville heading North towards Auckland. Milking 750 through a Herringbone, cut and carry operation with mixer wagon.

Farm 2 Position:

Farm 2: A wonderful modern 3 bedroom house with lock up garage provided. 12.3 kms out of Morrinsville school buses at the end of the driveway. Milking 550, Herringbone full mixer wagon op.

The position’s would suit someone with a current, clean drivers licence, good tractor skills, a current work visa, a great attitude for animals, great work ethics, a team player who is honest, reliable, motivated and are able to use their initiative.

Our 2ICs are solid Team players and you must be able to work alongside them and be able to take instructions from them at all times.

Your duties will include but not limited to:

- Milking
- Scraping out goat pens/Dusting pens
- Feeding
- Environment management
- Operation of tractors and or mixer wagon
- General farm maintenance
- Health and well being of said animal
- Animal handling

We would like someone who can offer a range of skills, i.e milking, tractor driving, kid rearing?

Patience and a great sense of humour is a must.

Applicants for these positions should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Applicants must be reliable, physically fit, drug-free and have a class 1 driver’s license. References must be legit and will be checked.

Start date is 1st June 2018
Previous Goat/Cow Dairy experience a must. Please also state on your application what farm you are applying for.

Please forward CV and all applications submitted no later than the 30th April 2018.

Willow Glen Goats
2746 State Highway 27
Morrinsville 3374

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.